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December 7, 2013

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10:00 am 42nd Annual Crafts Open House
42nd Annual Crafts Open House
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
42nd Annual Crafts Open House. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 4810 S. Ellis Ave. Featuring drawings, purses, pillows, ceramics and more.
10:00 am Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture with the Oriental Institute Museum Collection.” @ Oriental Institute
Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Anci… @ Oriental Institute
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture with the Oriental Institute Museum Collection.” 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $40 [...]
10:15 am Dance Performance. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” @ Blackstone Library
Dance Performance. “A Taste of t… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Dance Performance. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” 10:15 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. The Hyde Park School of Dance peforms scenes [...]
10:30 am Annual Holiday Bazaar @ United Church of Hyde Park
Annual Holiday Bazaar @ United Church of Hyde Park
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Annual Holiday Bazaar. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St., 773-363-1620. Featuring Christmas decorations. Wares from The Fair Trader and [...]
11:00 am Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!” @ Kersten Physics Teaching Center
Holiday Lecture and Open House. … @ Kersten Physics Teaching Center
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!” 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Ave., free. Featuring physics demonstrations, discussions [...]
1:00 pm Family Day: Lights Up! @ Smart Museum of Art
Family Day: Lights Up! @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Lights Up! 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants work with lights and colored films and create [...]
1:00 pm Workshop. “Sketching in the Egyptian Gallery — Simple Perspective.” @ Oriental Institute
Workshop. “Sketching in the Egyp… @ Oriental Institute
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Workshop. “Sketching in the Egyptian Gallery — Simple Perspective.” 1-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $25 non-members, $20 members. A gallery sketching [...]
3:00 pm Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Isabel Wilkerson signs her book, “The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story [...]
6:30 pm Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” 6:30-8 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $20 family pass, $10 general admission, $5 U. of C. students. The Chicago [...]
8:00 pm Concert @ Mandel Hall
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 8-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Symphony Orchestra performs Richard Wagner and Johannes Brahms. Donations accepted at the [...]
8:00 pm Dance Night. “Contra Dance.” @ Ida Noyes Hall, Third Floor
Dance Night. “Contra Dance.” @ Ida Noyes Hall, Third Floor
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dance Night. “Contra Dance.” 8-11 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Third Floor, 1212 E. 59th St., $6 general admission, $3 students. With performances by The Yellow [...]